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Southern Space Studies

Integrated Space for African Society

Legal and Policy Implementation of Space in African Countries

Editors: Froehlich, Annette (Ed.)

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  • Offers a unique, in-depth analysis
  • Includes the most recent national space legislation and regulations for the African countries involved in space activities
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This book provides an overview of the space sector in African countries, from a legal and policy point of view, analysing how the African Union's Space Policy and Strategy (ASPS) is implemented and highlighting the various space activities in each country. Against this backdrop, it investigates the ASPS, identifying its policy goals identified and discussing its strategy. Moreover, it explores the on-going regional cooperation programmes, the continent's leading space actors and their roles, and the space-related regional fora and organizations, reflecting on various initiatives, including the African Leadership Conference on Space Science and Technology for Sustainable Development (ALC), the Regional African Satellite Communications Organisation (RASCOM), and the African Resource Management Satellite Constellation (ARMS-C). As such, it is a valuable source of information on space capacities in African countries.

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Table of contents (21 chapters)

Table of contents (21 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $129.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-030-05980-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-030-05979-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Integrated Space for African Society
Book Subtitle
Legal and Policy Implementation of Space in African Countries
Editors
  • Annette Froehlich
Series Title
Southern Space Studies
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-05980-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-05980-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-05979-8
Series ISSN
2523-3718
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 373
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